Rigger [Star Wars Project] (M/NB/W)

Apr 05, 2023
Paris, France
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work

As a Rigger at Ubisoft Paris you will be working together with the team at Massive Entertainment to create a new story-driven open-world video game set in the Star Wars galaxy. Our goal is to create a game and a story that bring both new and lifelong fans on an immersive and outstanding journey, which will stay with them for years to come.


  • Work closely with Technical Directors, Animators, 3D Artists and Programmers to support content production with high quality results in the context of the project
  • Gather and analyze the needs of the Animators in order to script and develop tools, from animation production to integration and execution in the game.
  • Train the animation team and the rest of the project to use these tools and provide technical support
  • Collaborate with Programmers on technical issues such as asset performance optimization
  • Create and maintain technical documentation
  • Contribute to debugging efforts on the project
  • You have experience as a Rigger on a successful AAA project and are now showing autonomy and proactivity;
  • The production pipelines (implementation, optimizations and constraints) and animation on a game engine (such as Unreal, Unity ...) have no secrets for you;
  • You have a good understanding of the issues related to real-time animation;
  • You master different animation techniques: MOCAP, Keyframe, skinning, rigging, morph, IK, etc;
  • You are able to train and teach your colleagues how to apply processes and use tools, thanks to your communication skills.

/!\ A portfolio, website or other document showing your work is required, otherwise your application will not be properly evaluated.

This position requires your presence on site several days a week.

Position to be filled as soon as possible based in Montreuil (93).

More information about the project here

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